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Talaash (2012) Poster

(2012)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Reema Kagti

Writing Credits  

Farhan Akhtar ... (dialogue)
 
Anurag Kashyap ... (additional dialogue)
 
Zoya Akhtar ... (story) &
Reema Kagti ... (story)
 
Zoya Akhtar ... (screenplay) &
Reema Kagti ... (screenplay)

Cast  

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Devrath Kulkarni (as Raj Kumar)
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Rosie (as Kareena Kapoor)
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Armaan Kapoor
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Shashi Naik
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Frenny Mistry
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Nirmala
Aditi Vasudev ...
Mallika
Rajshri Deshpande ...
Priya
Shivani Tanksale ...
Mira (as Shivan Tanksale)
Jineet Rath ...
Karan Shekhawat
Ashraf Ul Haq ...
Pimp 2 (as Ashraf-Ul-Haque)
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Sanjay Kejriwal (as Suhas Ahuja)
Ishwak Singh
Sagar Jha ...
Coffee Seller
Gulfam Khan ...
Madam
Prashant Prakash ...
Nikhil Deshpande
Viral Thakkar ...
News Correspondent 1
Tariq Vasudeva ...
Teji
Reena Aggarwal ...
Savita
Ashish Nayyar ...
Sudhir
Preeti Jain ...
Minor Girl 1
Sanskruti Kher ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Vikas Shrivastav ...
Goon 1
Raakesh Maudgal ...
Cop at autopsy (as Rakesh Maudgal)
Pariva Pranati ...
Sonya Kapoor
Sandeep Sidhwani ...
Director
Vedant Nerurkar ...
Samar
Sana Khan ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Lucky Singh ...
Goon 2
Libert Olivera ...
Shekawat's team
Izabelle Farias ...
Hooker 2
Sudhir Nema ...
Lido Owner
Suruchi Aulakh ...
Dr. Anjali Punjabi
Aashique Hussain ...
Havaldar Ghorpade
Bianca Mare ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Saloni Mehta ...
Social Worker
Rajashri Deshpande ...
Samar's Mother
Rakesh Shrivastava ...
Rakesh Rane
Simran ...
Juhi
Gajendra Ojha ...
Samar's father (as Gajendra Oza)
Om Prakash ...
Yuvraj (as Om Prakash Kumar)
Mustan Tambawalla ...
Commissioner
Shashi Sharma ...
Nikhil's Mother
Dhruv Raj Singh ...
Junkie 1
Krutika Desai ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Sonamoni Jayant ...
Female Worker 1
Iqbal Dosani ...
Accountant
Ulhas Barve ...
Nikhil's Father
Manoj Kumar ...
Junkie 2
Sanjay Chawla ...
Shekawat's team
Mandar Gokhale ...
Havaldar Gokhale
Kuldip Sareen ...
Havaldar Pande
Meenal Limaye ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Anangsha Limaye ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Deepali Dadekar ...
Frenny's Maid
Manoj Sharma ...
Pimp 1
Swagata Sharma ...
Minor Girl 2
Neelima ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Gaurav Sethi ...
Forensic Guy 2
Tiger Wilson ...
Bouncer
Chandni Ansari ...
Eunuch
Khushi ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Rajeev Gaursingh ...
Forensic Guy 1
Vijay Gupta ...
Pimp 3
Rupali Jambulkar ...
Hooker 1
Pallavi Bhaskar ...
Nurse
Rakesh Maudgal ...
Cop at autopsy
Yashwant Singh ...
Akash Kejriwal
Shis Khan ...
Shekawat's team
Rajendra Jadhav ...
Shekawat's team
Kabeer Handa ...
Office Executive
Vivek Madaan ...
DCP Manish Awasthi
Dhananjay Singh ...
Shekawat's team
Salma ...
Female Worker 2
Chandrashekhar ...
Anand Murugan
Soumi Roy ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Sukrit Dhandhania ...
Photographer
Balwant Jadhav ...
Shekawat's team
Naaz Sayyed ...
News Correspondent 2
Shweta ...
Brothel Girls(Models)
Sachin Patil ...
(uncredited)

Produced by 

Farhan Akhtar ... producer
Lee Alliston ... line producer: UK
Vikesh Bhutani ... executive producer
Aamir Khan ... producer
Rhea Naidu ... line producer
Niraj Pamwani ... line producer
Ritesh Sidhwani ... producer
Amit P. Singh ... line producer (as Amit Kumar Raj)

Music by 

Ram Sampath

Cinematography by 

K.U. Mohanan

Film Editing by 

Anand Subaya

Casting By 

Nandini Shrikent

Production Design by 

Sharmishta Roy

Art Direction by 

Sheetal Duggal ... (as Sheetal Bapardekar)

Set Decoration by 

Harsha Rajani

Costume Design by 

Manoshi Nath
Rushi Sharma

Makeup Department 

Pompy Hans ... makeup artist
Sharon Holloway ... prosthetics designer
Luize Joyce Margaret ... hair stylist
Roo Maurice ... makeup artist
Ritesh Naik ... makeup artist
Sonam Singh ... assistant hair stylist: B-Blunt

Production Management 

Vishal Bajaj ... unit production manager
Tikaram Dhakal ... unit production manager
Bill Hayes ... production manager: UK
Kassim Jagmagia ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Raj Acharya ... first assistant director
Terry Bamber ... first assistant director: pre-production
Gautam Bhalla ... third assistant director
Kirnay Bhatt ... third assistant director
Collin D'Cunha ... third assistant director
Lakshmipriya Devi ... first assistant director
Vidhi Gulati ... first assistant director: second unit / second assistant director
Karan Kapadia ... first assistant director
Mrunmayee Lagoo ... second second assistant director
Mihir Lath ... assistant director
Menaka Nagarajan ... second assistant director
Kirti Nandakumar ... third assistant director
Anshul Pandey ... second unit director
Himanshu Powdwal ... second assistant director
Prashant Roy ... third assistant director
Prince Shah ... second assistant director
Manish Shahi ... second assistant director
Titus Tollyns ... first assistant director: second unit

Art Department 

Dhara Jain ... set dresser
Tejass Korya ... set dresser
Arvind Kumar ... on set dresser
Rashmi Sethi ... set dresser
Rose Maria Tharakan ... set dresser

Sound Department 

Abhishek S. Bhattathiri ... dialogue editor / supervising sound editor
Debajit Changmai ... re-recording mixer
Boloy Kumar Doloi ... associate sound re-recording mixer
Manoj M. Goswami ... sound
Rahul Karpe ... associate sound re-recording mixer
Vimal Kumar ... Post sound studio supervisor
Prakash Sateesh ... sound
P.M. Satheesh ... sound designer
Mukhtar Shaikh ... boom operator

Special Effects by 

David Payne ... special effects supervisor: UK

Visual Effects by 

Dwivedi Amit ... digital compositor
Laxman Singh Bhati ... junior compositor: Pixion
Yatin Bhave ... digital compositor
Yogesh Chhag ... Business Head
Sanket Dandekar ... data supervisor
Swapnil Dhawre ... visual effects producer
Halder Dipansu ... senior fx artist (as Dipansu Haldar)
Nelson Dsouza ... production head
Marchila Dutta ... visual effects artist: PIXION
Gsanjeevandreason ... digital compositor
Pankaj Kalbende ... associate visual effects supervisor
Pratik Kalbende ... digital compositor
Arun Kataria ... digital matte painter
Ashutosh Khandelwal ... render wrangler/render support
Anup Kumar ... senior compositor
Raghunathan Kunal ... digital compositor
Nadeem Mohd ... compositor
Vishram Mondkar ... compositor
Shahnawaz Mosani ... visual effects editor
Saurabh Nandedkar ... visual effects artist
Paresh Navlakha ... digital compositor
Anupam Pal ... compositor
Bhavesh Patel ... generalist
Hitesh Patel ... generalist
Amit Patil ... lighting lead
Suyog Pore ... roto/paint artist
Nilesh Posnak ... modeling & texturing: Pixion
Rajiv Raghunathan ... digital intermediate production head
Ankur Raikwar ... visual effects artist: Pixion
Rohit Rane ... compositor
Mrinal Ranjan ... junior compositor: Pixion
Abdul Rasheed ... digital compositor
Sheveta Raut ... animator
Viresh Raut ... FX Lead
Nishikant Rokadey ... visual effects: lighting technical director
Amit Saran ... review coordinator
Sarika Salian ... team lead
Selvakumar ... digital compositor
Vikas Seth ... generalist
Shubham.Gupta ... digital matte painter
Abhishek Singh ... digital compositor
Kanwaljeet Singh ... junior compositor
Shaikh Sohel ... lead matchmover
Swapnil Sonawane ... digital compositor
Sridharan ... digital compositor
Meera Sukhathankar ... digital compositor
Viral Thakkar ... visual effects supervisor
Prashant Thakur ... compositor
Shilpan Vyas Tinu ... line producer: vfx
Sudhir Trivedi ... cg supervisor
Vinod Vyas ... digital compositor

Stunts 

Anees Adenwala ... safety diver: underwater work
Dave Judge ... action director
Abbas Ali Moghul ... stunts
Neil Murray ... stunt rigger: UK
Rinse Zwalua ... stunt driver

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ayaskant Baral ... assistant camera
Rudhraveer Singh Bhati ... key grip
John Chambers ... underwater camera assistant
Chandresh Gowda ... grip
Manoj Kumar Khatoi ... associate cinematographer
Soumyajit Nandy ... still photographer (as Soumyajit Toto Nandy)
Ganesh Patil ... still photographer
Vinayak Radhakrishnan ... steadicam operator
Shamsher Singh Rajwar ... underwater camera assistant
Sajid Sanwari ... second assistant camera

Animation Department 

Sridhar Neelkantan ... lighting artist

Casting Department 

Collin D'Cunha ... casting assistant
Parikshit Dhume ... casting assistant
Devika Jamdar ... casting assistant
Nida Naik ... casting associate
Abhay Datt Sharma ... casting assistant
Ketaki Walawalkar ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sharma Swagata ... wardrobe supervisor

Editorial Department 

Manoj Chouhan ... post-production manager
Sourabh Dutta ... editor: making of
Rohit Karkera ... digital intermediate conformist
Meghnath Labde ... colorist: dailies
Prateek Makhija ... assistant editor
Manan Mehta ... additional editor
Ken Metzker ... digital colorist
Bhavesh Patil ... digital data manager
Divya Taneja ... post production supervisor

Location Management 

Tanveer Sajan ... assistant location manager

Music Department 

Javed Akhtar ... lyrics
Vrashal Tejasingh Chavan ... Programming and Chief Musical Assistant (as Vrashal Chavan)

Other crew 

Krishna Anaberi ... set production assistant
Prakash Bharadwaj ... dialogue coach
Devashish Chainani ... international sales and distribution: reliance entertainment
Goldie Duggal ... Production Executive (as Goldy Duggal)
Jaswant Singh Hinduja ... Chief Financial Officer
Preeti Jain ... assistant to director
Devika Jamdar ... production assistant
Ayush Kapur ... production assistant
Shafi Khan ... behind the scenes (as Shafi Ahmad)
Shashidharan Jacob Manas ... making-of cinematographer
Himanshu Nanda ... publicity designer
Rahul Nanda ... publicity designer
Kirti Nandakumar ... set production assistant
Binny Padda ... visual promotions
Ravi Padda ... visual promotions
Franz Pagot ... underwater unit
Ganesh Patil ... publicity stills
David Poznanter ... personal trainer
Shubha Ramachandra ... script supervisor
Mahesh Ramanathan ... management team
Dhairya Roy ... international distribution
Sahil Sai ... visual promotions
Steve Scott ... paramedic
Mohit Shah ... production coordinator
Devika Shroff ... head of marketing
Priyanka Tanwar ... set production assistant
Rupali Suresh Vaidya ... production coordinator

Thanks 

Miriam Joseph ... special thanks
Nishant Radhakrishnan ... special thanks

See also

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